Inauguration ticket

Inauguration ticket
Title
Inauguration ticket
Date 
1961
Medium 
Paper
Dimensions 
Overall: 3 1/8 x 3 in. ( 7.9 x 7.6 cm )
Description 
Diamond-shaped orange paper Inauguration Ceremonies ticket printed with the inscription,"Inauguration/ Ceremonies/ GENERAL ADMITTANCE/ TO/ Preferred Standing Room/ EAST FRONT OF CAPITOL/ SENATE SIDE/ John Sparkman/ CHAIRMAN, COMMITEE/ ON/ ARRANGMENTS."
Credit Line 
Gift of Robin Pell
Object Number 
2000.907
Marks 
printed: on the obverse: "Inauguration/ Ceremonies/ GENERAL ADMITTANCE/ TO/ Preferred Standing Room/ EAST FRONT OF CAPITOL/ SENAT SIDE/ John Sparkman/ CHAIRMAN, COMMITEE/ ON/ ARRANGMENTS." printed: on the reverse: "THIS TICKET/ TO BE PRESENTED/ AT THE/ CONSTITUTION AND/ DELEWARE AVENUES NE./ ENTRANCE"
Gallery Label 
This ticket provided admission to the inauguration ceremony of President John F. Kennedy in January 1961.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group